• Burglary reported at Murphysboro bank

    by  • May 21, 2014

    For the third time this year, the Old National Bank in Murphysboro has been the target of criminals. This time an unknown suspect broke through a glass door on Walnut Street, around 7:05 p.m. Tuesday. That suspect stole property and ran away. The bank had already been robbed at gunpoint twice this year, once...

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    Jesse White blocking license for ex-trooper

    by  • May 21, 2014

    Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White’s office says he has been personally blocking attempts by a former Illinois state trooper to get his driver’s license back. The former trooper, Matt Mitchell, lost his driving privileges over a 2007 crash in which he killed two sisters. Mitchell was driving more than 120 mph at the...

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    UPDATE: Missing and endangered Carlyle man is found

    by  • May 21, 2014

    UPDATE: MICHAEL RAINEY HAS BEEN LOCATED. NO FURTHER DETAILS AVAILABLE AT THIS TIME. ******************************************************************************* ******************************************************************************* The Carlyle Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing / endangered Carlyle man. Michael Kevin Rainey was reported missing by family members on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Rainey is believed to be driving a tan/beige...

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    Salem college student pleads guilty in federal hacking case

    by  • May 20, 2014

    A Salem college student and his co-conspirator, both members of a group that hit two dozen websites, including the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, pleaded guilty to conspiracy charges Tuesday in federal court in Tulsa, Okla. Daniel Trenton Krueger, 20, of Salem, and Nicholas Paul Knight, 27, of Chantilly, Va., have both been released pending a...

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    KC moves forward with Nashville expansion

    by  • May 20, 2014

    The Kaskaskia Board of Trustees approved a resolution to proceed with the bidding process for the new Nashville Education Center. As part of its capital campaign master plan, KC plans to expand the Nashville Education Center from its current location with 3,500 square feet of leased space to a building to be constructed at...

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